EGA participates in the Arab International Aluminium Conference and Exhibition as strategic partner

United Arab Emirates, 30 November 2022: Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, participated at the Arab International Aluminium Conference and Exhibition in Cairo.

EGA is the largest aluminium producer in the Middle East. The aluminium industry in the region has grown to account for around 10 per cent of global production.

This year’s event was hosted by Egyptalum in Cairo under the theme of ‘enabling a more sustainable future’.

Abdulnasser Bin Kalban, Chief Executive Officer of Emirates Global Aluminium, said: “Metal from EGA and the region makes modern life possible around the world, while contributing to the development of a more sustainable society. The regional industry faces common challenges and opportunities, from decarbonisation to further boosting local employment. ARABAL is an annual opportunity for this important regional industry to gather and take stock of progress.”

ARABAL 2022 was held under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Mahmoud Esmat, Minister of Public Business Sector of the Arab Republic of Egypt. Since the first edition in Kuwait in 1983, ARABAL has brought together industry leaders from the region and around the world to discuss current issues in the aluminium sector.